Gather Hours for Open Play
Monday: 9 am – 3 pm
Tuesday: 9 am – 3 pm
Wednesday: 9 am – 3 pm
Thursday: 9 am – 3 pm
Friday: 9 am – 3 pm
Saturday: 9am – noon
Sunday: 9 am – noon
Open play drop in classes occur at 10:30am
Registered classes occur both during open play hours and afterward
Birthday parties & special events as scheduled
We are so proud to share Gather was nominated for “Best Playspace” 2017 by Make it Better readers!
We were voted Chicago’s Ideal Indoor Play Space
Thank you to the many teaching artists, local partners, amazing community, and incredible children and families who make Gather such a wonderful place to be everyday! We are so proud to be the official winner of Red Tricycle’s Totally Awesome Award 2016. Thank you to everyone!
Gather was named BEST Child Play Space by Newcity Click here to learn more.
“Creativity takes courage”-Henri Matisse
Let’s raise courageous people.
Gather is a community art studio and play space located in downtown Evanston near the corner of Davis & Chicago Ave. Come play and create! Follow our blog to find out about exciting things happening at Gather and join the conversation of our growing community.
Don’t forget your socks!
Gather is a shoe free zone – socks are required in the playspace for children and accompanying adults. If you forget to bring them from home we have them available for purchase. Thanks in advance for helping us keep the playspace clean and safe for all of our guests.
Perfect Birthday Gifts – Gather Gift Certificates
Looking for a birthday gift that is perfect for the little one’s in your life? Gather gift certificates make a wonderful birthday present for children of all ages and can be used for playspace admission, classes, make-and-take crafts, and snacks. Available in any amount at Gather or online. You can even email the gift certificate directly to the recipient. Need help? Call 847-859-2312 during business hours and we can process your order over the phone.